• The Final WWF TV Show Aired 19 Years Ago Today
On this day in 2002, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Sunday Night HEAT’.
This was the last ever “WWF” TV Show, as the promotion officially changed its name from World Wrestling Federation (WWF) to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) literally the very next day on May 6th 2002.
This episode was broadcasted from Buffalo, New York and featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Judgment Day 2002’ PPV.
The match-card can be found right here:
1. Tommy Dreamer vs. Mr. Perfect
2. D’Lo Brown vs. The Big Boss Man
3. Trish Stratus vs. Molly Holly
4. Rob Van Dam vs. Justin Credible
WATCH: Trish Stratus Strips:
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (May 5, 1984) – WWF Superstars of Wrestling
On this day in 1984, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Superstars of Wrestling’.
This was the original third nationally syndicated show that later became known as “WWF Wrestling Spotlight” after the August 30, 1986 episode.
NOT to be confused with the famous weekly “WWF Superstars of Wrestling” TV show, that eventually took over WWF Championship Wrestling in September 1986 and ran until 1997 (before becoming a recap/highlights show that ran till 2001).
Here’s the card:
David Schultz & Paul Orndorff vs. S.D. Jones & Rocky Johnson
Ivan Putski vs. Scrub
André The Giant vs. 2 Scrubs
Dick Murdoch vs. Tony Atlas